noun Gym·nan·thes \jimˈnan(ˌ)thēz\

Definition of Gymnanthes

  1. :  a small genus of tropical American shrubs or trees (family Euphorbiaceae) with alternate evergreen leaves, a milky juice, and a 3-lobed capsular fruit

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Origin and Etymology of gymnanthes

New Latin, from gymn- + -anthes

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a brief usually trivial fact

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